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GMAT: The GMAT is not available at SDSU. For further information call 1-800-717-4628 or go to .

TOEFL: The new iBT TOEFL is 4.5 hours and costs $190.  Official results take approximately 2-3 weeks.  For TOEFL test dates and times call 1-800-468-6335 or go to .

GRE, PRAXIS-C and NBPTS are given via computer at the Computer Based Testing Center located in Student Services West Room 2549.

Testing Schedule: Monday through Saturday. Testing times vary during the week. Saturday testing times are 8:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.  Hours may be affected by holidays and campus closures.

Registration: You may register for the test online at: or by calling one of the numbers listed below. Payment is due when registering. Only credit card payment will be accepted when registering online or by phone. Checks, money orders and credit cards are accepted when registering in person. Tests can be rescheduled for an extra fee if requested by the test reschedule deadline. Partial refunds are available for cancellations by the test cancellation deadline.

GRE is 4.5 hours and costs $195.  Official results take approximately 2-3 weeks.

NBPTS is 4 hours.

PRAXIS-C (combined) is 4.5 hours and costs $135 ($150 beginning June 1, 2015).  Official results take approximately 2-3 weeks.

You are responsible for knowing the test regulations and procedures . Important information regarding test content, format and study materials may be found in the test bulletin or at the website.

Special Accommodations may be requested for all tests. Procedures to apply for special accommodations are found in the test bulletin or test website and must be followed exactly. The processing time for approval of special accommodations is approximately 3-4 weeks.

The GRE Fee Reduction application and directions are online at and must be followed exactly. Getting the paper work from Financial Aid is only the first step. The processing time for fee waivers by GRE is approximately 3-4 weeks. Appointments cannot be made until a voucher for a fee waiver has been issued by GRE.

Review courses are offered by the SDSU College of Extended Studies (619) 594-5152 and by various test review companies (see yellow pages).


Computer Based Testing Contact Information
Test Information To Register or
GRE 1-866-473-4373 1-800-473-2255
TOEFL 1-877-863-3546 1-800-468-6335
PRAXIS 1-800-772-9476 1-800-853-6773